Gary Nix

Gary Nix

MADISON-Gary Nix, age 48, of Madison, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, April 15, 2017.

He was born in Madison on Oct. 16, 1968, the son of Wayne Nix and Sherry (Maxcy) Zietlow.

After graduating from Madison La Follette High School in 1985, Gary was employed with various area construction companies in Madison and Houston, Texas. He had a variety of interests including fishing, attending his son’s baseball games, and riding motorcycles.

Gary enjoyed spending time with family and friends and making good memories of any given situation.

Gary is survived by his wife, Margeaux Pankow; son, Steven; mother, Sherry (Roger) Zietlow; father, Wayne (Gail) Nix; sister, Dana (Steve) McClelland; step-sister, Kim (Mark) Olson; mother-in-law, Cherie Kay George; brothers-in-law, Jamiel and Julian Kamarudin; and several nieces, nephews and many other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his maternal and paternal grandparents.

A celebration of Gary’s life will be held at GUNDERSON EAST FUNERAL AND CREMATION CARE, 5203 Monona Dr., Madison, from 1 p.m. until 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 22, 2017.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to the family.

Online condolences may be made at

Gunderson Madison
Funeral & Cremation Care
5203 Monona Drive